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Dr

Megan Rees

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Megan Rees

 

Megan Rees is a Respiratory and Sleep Physician with an interest in pulmonary infections.

She completed her medical degree at the University of Melbourne.

After internship she moved to London, England to undertake general physician training at the Royal Free Hospital where she obtained her MRCP. Whilst in the UK she pursued her interest in infectious diseases completing a DTMH from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She returned to Australia in 2003 to compete her FRACP qualifications specialising in Respiratory Medicine and Sleep Disorders with training at the Royal Melbourne, Alfred and Western Hospitals.

To further her interest in tuberculosis Megan completed a PhD in microbiology and biochemistry at Monash University. Her project used a proteomic approach to identify and characterise proteins expressed on the surface of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and related bacteria, and won the 2015 CSL prize for best thesis submitted in the Microbiology Department. In 2014 she was the recipient of a VESKI fellowship and undertook a post-doctoral research project at McGill University in Canada investigating protein expression in tuberculosis.

Megan has clinical appointments at both Melbourne Health and Western Health and is a Tutor for medical students at the University of Melbourne.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2016

CSL Prize for best PhD Thesis 2015

Department of Microbiology, Monash University

2015

VESKI, Victorian State Government

2015

Robert and Elizabeth Albert Travel Grant

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

2007

Post Graduate Medical SCholarship

NHMRC

2007

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


2002

MRCP - Member of the Royal College of Physicians of London


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Medicine - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Honorary

Medicine - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Casual

Medical Education

Full Member

Australasian Tuberculosis Forum

Full Member

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University

Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University College of London

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

University of Melbourne